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WriteBoston Case Studies: Coaching Transforms Student Writing

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English and Writing Workshop teacher Van Vuong works with students at Boston Community Leadership Academy.

WriteBoston recently published two valuable new case studies on the impact of offering writing coaching to teachers. WriteBoston promotes deep learning through writing. The organization […]

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Providing Effective Behavior Support for Teachers and Children

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Several weeks ago, the US Department of Education and the US Department of Justice issued a series of guidelines to address growing evidence and concern over […]

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Webinar Introducing the New MA Pre-K Science, Technology, and Engineering Standards



Follow the link below for a webinar introducing the new Pre-K Science, Technology and Engineering Standards. The Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) […]

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